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the region. he is in new york this morning. i have david brooks of "the new york times" and e.j. dionne with the "washington post" here with me in washington. richard, let me start with you. the president called on israel to renew efforts to the creation of a palestinian state. he helped restore the israeli/turkish relationship. so what else do you think he can return with that he can actually build upon? >> well, i think the reconciliation between turkey and israel is something that's very important, because i wouldn't see the chances right now of an israeli/palestinian reconciliation, but i do think the middle east recognizes that there are urgent regional matters as syria implodes that the region needs to have some sort of summit and turkey is going to play a big part of that. so i think coming out of this, you're going to see istanbul emerging as a major destination for diplomatic relations. i think that was the way to view the middle east trip right now in a regional contrast not so much about getting israelis and palestinians to talk. >> and, richard, you talk about some of the pr
to proper treatment. people like norman lear, david broder, and e.j. dionne, and richard cohen of the "washington post," michiko kakutoni of the "new york times," a wonderful name, are all saying the same thing: that we cannot go on the way we have been. we cannot expect to father children out of wedlock and bring them up in some kind of moral order and atmosphere that will promote the general welfare. we just cannot continue to operate as a totally secular society without at least considering the things of god and the ten commandments and some of these other eternal truths. and so i find this very, very hopeful when bill bennett has a book on the best seller list called "the book of virtues," or when norman lear says what we really need in america is a new examination of spiritual principles or a spiritual renewal. so i'm very optimistic and hopeful. >> at the same time "the book of virtues" is on the best seller list, you have a howard stern book on the best seller list. it's not there anymore, but how do you explain that? >> well, i think it's a question of the wheat and the
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